Farm Business Assistance for Dairy Farmers

The Victorian Government is offering a Farm Business Assistance program for eligible dairy farmers providing a one-off support payment of $2,500.

The assistance is available to:

Northern and North-West Victoria dairy farmers that are Farm Household Allowance recipients,


Northern and North-West Victoria Young Dairy Farmers (over 18 and under 35 years of age).

Interested farmers will need to apply. Applications are open now through Rural Finance and close 30th June 2019.

For more information, eligibility criteria or assistance with the application – our Rural Financial Counsellors can assist – phone 1300 769 489.

You can view the Guidelines by clicking on the image below:

Note: Northern and North-West Victoria includes the following LGA’s: Buloke Shire Council, City of Greater Bendigo, Gannawarra Shire Council, Hindmarsh Shire Council, Loddon Shire Council, Mildura Rural City Council, Swan Hill Rural City Council and Yarriambiack Shire Council